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Will the New Foxtel Experience save Foxtel? Why are Australians still falling for online scams? Who’s buying the Galaxy Fold? Vertical Hold Episode 238

Foxtel reinvents itself, Aussies falls for scams in record numbers and Samsung revives the Galaxy Fold in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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Did Netflix kill the NBN, What regulations should we put on Artificial Intelligence – Vertical Hold Episode 236

Is Netflix to blame for the NBN’s speed woes? With AI running so many features of our lives, what should we look for when it comes to regulation? All this and more in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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Opinion: How long will convenience trump permanence for digital media?

Most people are happy to rent their entertainment — even for movies, books or music that they figure they’re buying.

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Facebook unveils Libra cryptocurrency, NBN scams hit home: Vertical Hold Episode 233

Anyone want some Facebook Bucks? You could use them to pay your NBN scammer! All this and more in the latest episode of Vertical Hold: Behind The Tech News

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Disenchantment: Yeah, it’s funny

The latest Netflix series by way of Matt Groening is copping a lot of flack for not being “funny”, but I’m not seeing that.

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I still can't binge watch Netflix properly

So I’m making my way — very slowly — through the new series of Orange Is The New Black on Netflix. People seem to race…

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The Netflix intros problem

Netflix has plenty to watch — but also content it doesn’t want you to watch. I’m not a fan.

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Nintendo Switch turns 1, Aussies swap broadcast TV for small screens: Vertical Hold Episode 168

Did Nintendo do enough in its first year to get you to Switch? Speaking of doing enough, is the Australian government doing enough for the…

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Star Trek bodly goes to Netflix, Apple unleashes iOS11: Vertical Hold Episode 145

Star Trek is headed to Netflix and streaming services are winning Emmys, but what will this mean for the future of Australian TV? Meanwhile, Apple…

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CBS All Access coming to Australia, Telstra dumps 3rd party billing and what's hot at IFA in Berlin: Vertical Hold – Episode 142

CBS is buying Channel 10 and bringing its All Access streaming service down under, while Telstra ditches 3rd party mobile billing and IFA unfolds with all new tech goodies in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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